Tibet Everest base camp overland tour passes through cultural centers of Tibet like Lhasa, Gyantse and Shigatse & Rongbuk. You drive with high passes and beautiful turquoise lakes and finally takes you to the northern base camp of mt Everest before reaching Kathmandu.
In Lhasa we explore the heritage sites, important monasteries and old traditional quarter of the city. It includes the Potala palace, Jokhang temple, traditional Bharkhor market and Drepung and Sera monasteries. We leave Lhasa in a 4WD jeep and en route our overland Tibet tour pass through ancient Buddhist monasteries of Tashilumpo at Shigatse, the Kumbum Stupa at Gyantse and drive past the beautiful turquoise lakes .
Enjoying superb mountain scenery, you reach the Rongbuk monastery and the base camp of Mt Everest itself. The view is simply breathtaking . Finally we cross the Nepal Tibet border and drive to Kathmandu along the lush forest and farm terraces in contrast to the arid and dry Tibet.